AASOC

Auditing and Assurance Standards Oversight Council

About AASOC

The Auditing and Assurance Standards Oversight Council (AASOC) is an independent, volunteer body established in 2002 to serve the public interest by overseeing and providing input into the activities of the Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (AASB).

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December 18, 2019 AASOC Public Meeting Report – December 18, 2019

During a conference call, the Council discussed the activities of the AASB and other related matters. The Council also received an update on the Independence Standing Committee. Read the full report for more information.

October 24-25, 2019 AASOC Public Meeting Report – October 24-25, 2019

At its public meeting in Toronto, the Council discussed the activities of the AASB and other related matters. The Council also received an update on the activities of the Nominating and Governance Committee, as well as the Independence Standing Committee. Read the full report for more information.

March 25, 2019 AASOC Meeting Minutes – March 25, 2019

During a conference call, the AASB gave an update on its new Compilation Engagements standard. The Nominating and Governance Committee also briefed the Council on its recent activities. Read the full report for more information.

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March 9, 2020 News
Appointments – AASOC and the AASB

We are pleased to announce new members and re-appointed members, and thank those retiring, to both the Council and the AASB. See the appointments page for full details.

January 15, 2020 News
Volunteer Opportunity – The Auditing and Assurance Standards Board needs you!

Are you interested in working with and debating issues of public interest and assurance with other prominent members of the Canadian business community? If so, we need you! AASOC is seeking a new member to appoint to the AASB. Make sure to apply by February 28, 2020.

June 6, 2019 News
AASOC 2018-2019 Annual Report – Keeping the public interest top of mind

This year, our key initiatives focused on continuing to improve some of our foundational oversight processes. Read more about the work we did over the past year and our oversight of the Auditing and Assurance Standards Board and the Independence task Force.